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  • Amsterdam: Private Coffee Shop and Red Light District Walking Tour

    1. Amsterdam: Private Coffee Shop and Red Light District Walking Tour

    Explore the notorious Red Light District of Amsterdam with a private guide. Learn about Amsterdam's liberal views about drugs and sex work in one of the city’s oldest neighborhoods. Wander through the narrow cobblestone streets to see the sex workers’ windows, legal drug vendors, and live sex shows. Hear stories of how sex work works in the city. Learn about Amsterdam’s famous coffee shops where cannabis is sold, and discover what is legal and what is not. Your guide will explain what a coffee shop is, tell you what products are made from hemp, and much more. Along the way, discover the Condomerie condom store, see shops selling hardcore leather and sex goods, hear about the xxx-rated video cabins, and go to the Prostitution Information Center. Visit Amsterdam’s first coffee shop and see the historic defense tower of the Schreierstoren (Tower of Tears).

  • Amsterdam Red Light District & Coffee Shop Tour

    2. Amsterdam Red Light District & Coffee Shop Tour

    Discover how and why Amsterdam developed its reputation for liberal attitudes towards sex and drugs on a 2.5-hour tour of the Red Light District. Following a pick-up from your hotel or meeting point near Central Station, stroll into the atmospheric streets of the Red Light District, and see everything that the area has to offer. Explore the small shops and restaurants of Chinatown, and walk down some of the city’s narrowest streets. Learn about the Red Light District from a local perspective, and discover the locations of several coffee shops, including the 1st coffee shop of Amsterdam. Hear explanations about the coffee shop culture, prostitution, political issues, and history. Then, enter a coffee shop to enjoy a relaxing break and smoke a joint (only if you want to).

    Such an interesting tour with a great tour guide! Would go again in a heartbeat.

  • Amsterdam: Red Light District Tour

    3. Amsterdam: Red Light District Tour

    Start your 2-hour tour in front of the central station in Amsterdam, where you will meet your guide. Continue with a short walk to the Red Light District area. Learn about the history of the Red Light District as you wander through the historical Old Town of Amsterdam. See the oldest building in Amsterdam, the canals, and beautiful old houses. Once you arrive in the Red Light District, your guide will walk you through the many alleys. Wander along the narrowest street in Amsterdam and see the first coffee shop. Your tour will end at Dam Square.

    The Guide Peter was very nice! This tour includes coffee shop as well, didn’t know that. Rather the RLD was only 45 min. Focus shd be more on RLD area if the tour name is Red light district. Overall good :)

  • Amsterdam Red Light District: Walking Tour with Snacks

    4. Amsterdam Red Light District: Walking Tour with Snacks

    Join a walking tour of Amsterdam's Red Light district. From your local guide, hear about the beginnings of this notorious district and how it has changed over the years. Put the rumors to the test as you visit the erotic window parlors and smell the aroma of marijuana drifting along the canals. Learn about the district’s vibrant history as you explore its cobbled streets. In De Wallen you’ll explore the network of alleys lined with over 300 single-room cabins rented by sex workers. Head down the narrow lanes and follow your guide into secret entryways. You’ll be an expert on the area, the people, and the history in no time. Along the way, stop off at a local eatery to try some local Dutch delicacies.

  • Amsterdam Red Light District: Private Walking Tour with Snack

    5. Amsterdam Red Light District: Private Walking Tour with Snack

    Join a relaxed private walking tour of Amsterdam's Red Light district. From your local guide, hear about the beginnings of this notorious district and how it has changed over the years. Put the rumors to the test as you visit the erotic window parlors and smell the aroma of marijuana drifting along the canals. Learn about the district’s vibrant history as you explore its cobbled streets. In De Wallen you’ll explore the network of alleys lined with over 300 single-room cabins rented by sex workers. Head down the narrow lanes and follow your guide into secret entryways. You’ll be an expert on the area, the people, and the history in no time. Along the way, stop off at a local eatery to try some local Dutch delicacies.

  • Amsterdam: 1.5-Hour Walking Tour of the Red Light District

    6. Amsterdam: 1.5-Hour Walking Tour of the Red Light District

    Walking alone through Amsterdam's Red Light district can be quite intimidating; so why not join a relaxed walking tour of the area instead? Hear about the beginnings of Amsterdam's notorious Red Light District from your resident guide, and sample some if its charms on a 1.5-hour walking tour through one of Amsterdam's notorious neighborhoods. Put the rumors to the test as you visit the erotic window parlors and smell the aroma of marijuana drifting along the canals. Dozens of shops with mushrooms and cookies, as well as the infamous Condomerie await you – explore them all with your private guide. Learn about the district’s vibrant history from your guide as you venture around the cobbled streets. In De Wallen you’ll hear about its beginnings and explore the network of alleys lined with over 300 single-room cabins rented by sex workers today. Sample free Dutch treats at the famous Amst...

    Very informative and fun tour and Pascale our tour guide was so friendly and fun and answered all our questions and made it an unforgettable experience!

  • Amsterdam: Coffee Shops Walking Tour

    7. Amsterdam: Coffee Shops Walking Tour

    Meet your guide in front of Amsterdam Central Station, and then walk through the Red Light District to learn about the city's legal cannabis culture and coffee shops. See the first coffee shop in the world, discover the city's smallest alleyway and much more! Visit the world's biggest coffee shop at the "Prix d''Ami" and watch a demonstration about how to roll a joint. Smoke legally (if you want) and hear about the strange Dutch laws on drugs. Get some in-depth knowledge that only the locals know about as you explore the drug culture of Amsterdam.

    This tour was full of fun and informational facts. Our guide, Stephan was very kind and accommodating.

  • Amsterdam BBQ Cruise with Live Cook

    8. Amsterdam BBQ Cruise with Live Cook

    Tasty food, drinks, and boating on Amsterdam’s canals are the features of this unique tour. Enjoy the city’s sights along with a tasty BBQ or vegetarian menu on this private 2-hour cruise. Your canal boat is the converted lifeboat IJdok that’s electrically powered, making it possible to sail silently along Amsterdam’s canals. The boat can accommodate a group of up to 34 passengers. The private cruise takes you along the Herengracht, Keizersgracht and Prinsengracht, and by the Red Light district. Experience the history and the hotspots of the capital city. If you’re interested, you can hear fascinating stories about Amsterdam from the skipper. There are no concerns about weather on this outing as the boat is equipped with a canopy. BBQ Menu: Hamburgers, chicken breast, BBQ sausages, kebabs, slices of bacon Salads: Raw vegetables, potatoes, Russian and cucumber salads ...

    Everything was on time. Knowledgeable Crew with plenty of information. Enough drinks and a good BBQ-Qulity (especially the sausages). We were a group of 8 - everyone enjoyed the ride!

  • Red Light District Ganja Tour

    9. Red Light District Ganja Tour

    Enjoy an in-depth look at the cannabis culture of Amsterdam on a 2-hour walking tour of the city center and Red Light District. Designed with cannabis connoisseurs in mind, the tour provides the chance to sample some of the finest products at some of the city’s best quality coffeeshops. Well known as the capital of cannabis, Amsterdam’s precise drug policies remain little explored. By taking you to coffeeshops favored by locals, you can learn more, and experience these liberal attitudes in a relaxed and calm environment. You will also get to sample high quality cannabis treats along the way.

  • Amsterdam Red Light District Party: Private Group Tour

    10. Amsterdam Red Light District Party: Private Group Tour

    Walking alone through Amsterdam's Red Light district can be quite intimidating; so why not join a relaxed private walking tour of the area instead? Hear about the beginnings of Amsterdam's notorious Red Light District from your resident guide, and sample some if its charms on a 2-hour walking tour through one of Amsterdam's notorious neighborhoods. Put the rumors to the test as you visit the erotic window parlors and smell the aroma of marijuana drifting along the canals. Dozens of shops with mushrooms and cookies, as well as the infamous Condomerie await you – explore them all with your private guide. Learn about the district’s vibrant history from your guide as you venture around the cobbled streets. In De Wallen you’ll hear about its beginnings and explore the network of alleys lined with over 300 single-room cabins rented by sex workers today. Enjoy a quick pitstop at the Metropoli...

    Our Red Light District was fantastic, It was better than we thought, we went there for a girls trip for my friends birthday, and we had a really good time, Beatrix our Tour guide was really good and funny and added to our crazy dynamic group,

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What people are saying about Amsterdam Red Light District

great way to explore the old town, with a nice story that you could follow. made exploring the area that much more fun while it also gave some great historical facts and information. would recommend

Nice ride through different parts of my own capital :-) Cheerful young guide with knowledge of the city, history etc. DO IT!

Amazing guide, super fun and informative. Lots of local knowledge. A great way to see the city. Would definitely recommemd!

Great story with funny and interesting facts on the way! A very nice way to visit a bit of Amsterdam!

Our guide, David was terrific! We got to see a lot of the city. I would recommend this for sure.